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  1. Business - Economy - Consumption

    Growth in Australia’s GDP slows to 0.5pc

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 02:35pm by Reuters

    ... and spending. Household consumption increased by a pedestrian 0.5 per cent, while Australians chose to save a precautionary 9.4 per cent of their disposable income. Yet growth still topped forecasts ... goods, while export volumes dipped slightly. More worrying was a steep fall in prices for Australia’s major commodity exports, notably iron ore, which took a heavy toll on miners’ incomes ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1584414/growth-australias-gdp-slows-05pc
  2. Property - International - SPECIAL REPORT: PROPERTY MATTERS

    Foreign demand fuels London surge

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 03:50am by SUSIE WATKINS POLAKOVA

    ... mortgages that are 4.5 times income to 15 per cent of a bank's total mortgage lending and insisted that banks ensure borrowers can pay off their loans, even if interest rates rise 3 per cent ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1583769/foreign-demand-fuels-london-surge
  3. Business - China Business - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    China Mobile lures bulls amid profit turnaround bets

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 01:33am by BLOOM

    ... grew to HK$94.21 from HK$83.67 in the same period. Net income at China Mobile would bottom out in the second half of 2014 as the take-up of 4G mobile services accelerated and the firm cut ... according to the average estimate by analysts. Profit would be little changed next year before climbing 5.1 per cent to 114.1 billion yuan in 2016, estimates showed. Net income fell 7.8 per cent ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1583956/china-mobile-lures-bulls-amid-profit-turnaround-bets
  4. Business

    Awards raise standards for Hong Kong's financial planning sector

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 01:33am by John Cremer

    ... population is steadily ageing. This means people can expect to live longer, with the attendant need for sufficient income to maintain a good standard of living and to cover mounting medical costs ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1584071/awards-raise-standards-hong-kongs-financial-planning-sector
  5. Business - China Business - TRANSPORT

    China to offer 300 billion yuan of railway contracts until end of the year

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 01:33am by CHIM SAU-WAI

    ... and to raise overseas income contribution from the current level of 5 per cent to 10 per cent in the coming years, said Yu. The company now has projects in Africa, South America and Southeast Asia. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1584079/china-offer-300-billion-yuan-railway-contracts-until-end
  6. Business - Economy - EMPLOYMENT

    Starbucks stars as South Korea aims to boost jobs for women

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 01:33am by BLOOM

    ... a Seoul-based economist at Korea Institute of Finance. "Korea needs more women to work and people need to postpone their retirement or find second jobs to generate income." The country's ... concluded. Greater labour market reform "should boost employment in Korea, in turn supporting household incomes, confidence and willingness to spend", said Matthew Circosta, an economist ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1583957/starbucks-stars-south-korea-aims-boost-jobs-women
  7. News - World - HEALTH

    Americans’ diet now less unhealthy, unless they’re poor

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 10:19pm by AP

    ... On an index of healthy eating where a perfect score is 110, US adults averaged just 40 points in 1999-2000, climbing steadily to 47 points in 2009-10, the study found. Scores for low-income adults were lower than the average and barely budged during the years studied. They averaged almost four points lower than those for high-income adults at the beginning and the difference increased ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1583871/americans-diet-now-less-unhealthy-unless-theyre-poor
  8. News - World - ETHIOPIA

    Churches rock: Ethiopia eyes tourism boost from underground places of worship

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 10:17pm by GDN

    ... sites," she said. "If the tourism bureau can advertise it, it can be a good source of income." The 11 Ethiopian Orthodox churches there have to be seen- and walked through- ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1583875/churches-rock-ethiopia-eyes-tourism-boost-underground-places-worship
  9. News - China - SOCIETY

    Uygur-Han Chinese couples offered 10,000 yuan a year to marry in Xinjiang county

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 06:16pm by Andrea Chen

    ... the average annual rural income is 7,400 yuan- to introduce such a payment, and the first in the country to roll out detailed preferential policies to encourage inter-ethnic marriage. He said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1583806/xinjiang-county-offers-10000-yuan-reward-uygurs-who-marry-han-chinese
  10. Business - Banking & Finance - LISTINGS

    China Galaxy Securities closer to 8b yuan IPO

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 12:19pm by Daniel Ren

    ... their businesses amid a weak A-share market as incomes from brokerage fees, normally the main revenue source, dwindled. The regulator has been encouraging the brokerages to strengthen asset management ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1583552/china-galaxy-securities-closer-8b-yuan-ipo

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